SP-345 Evolution of the Solar System


FIGURE 21.2.1.


FIGURE 21.2.1. Structure of the solar system in terms of the mass of the central bodies and the gravitational potential energy of the bodies orbiting around them. For a detailed analysis refer to secs. 21.2, 21.3, and 23.9.2. (From Alfvén and Arrhenius, 1972.)
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